Message from Chairman’s Desk

Prof. Appa Rao Podile
Vice Chancellor, University of Hyderabad and Chairman, Central University of Andhra Pradesh Society
It gives me immense pleasure to be part of the new Central University of Andhra Pradesh at Anantapuramu. This indeed is an illustrious initiative and significant step in the direction of uplifting standards and enhancing horizon of higher education and research in the country.
As a Mentor University, University of Hyderabad is delighted to extend its expertise to the Central University of Andhra Pradesh in all potential and promising manner in order to make it a World-class Educational Institute.
The Faculty and Staff at University of Hyderabad have left no stone unturned to lay strong foundation for Central University of Andhra Pradesh to deliver the desired results. Right from Entrance Exam to Selection of Faculty and Staff, University of Hyderabad has set and conducted the process in a well-defined, structured and as per prescribed rules and regulations. The Governing Body (The Executive Council) of University of Hyderabad, has formed the Central University of Andhra Pradesh Society, so as to afford its 44-Years of experience of Institutional Administration and bring best practices, right from its inception. The Deans of different Schools has put forward their rich Academic, Research and Industrial acquaintance for courses being offered, making the courses to enhance employability of the students. Courses like Tourism and Travel Management and Retail Management and Information Technology have been designed with the objective to make theoretical and practical understanding of the subject during courses to be on par with industry expectations and requirements. The Staff from different departments of University of Hyderabad have also worked in tandem with local bodies, state government and central government in order to ensure seamless commencement of the Academic Year 2018-2019 at the Central University of Andhra Pradesh at Anantapuramu.
A Course on Renewable Energy Management is also being proposed to be offered in coming years to satiate the growing concern towards global climatic deterioration and cater the need of enriching the base for Renewable Energy and it’s Management. To be an institute of national importance and of international standards, Central University of Andhra Pradesh will also have focus on “Study in India Program”, to be among 160+ institute in India to promote knowledge transfer beyond the national boundaries.
Anantapuramu is well known for renowned and reputed educational Universities, Institutes and colleges like Sri Krishnadevaraya University, JNTU Anantapuramu, Sri Sathya Sai University, Government Medical College; Central University of Andhra Pradesh will be one more feather on the proud hat of Anantapuramu District, there by of Andhra Pradesh and the nation.
I, on behalf of University of Hyderabad fraternity wish all the luck with promise of extending needed support to Central University of Andhra Pradesh in future to come.